12 February 2020
The e-auction is a great solution not only as a quick price negotiation, but also as a supplier market research. Selected companies that participate in the auction can be divided into two categories: CURRENT SUPPLIERS and NEW SUPPLIERS. The main question is: what do Suppliers think about being a part of e-auction?
15 January 2020
Are you wondering about using e-auction in your company, buy you are not sure if it would work? Check our new article and find out the best way to choose the product that have the greatest potential!
18 December 2019
A new is coming in the procurement area and all business leaders and CPOs know it pretty well. 87 is the magic number. Why? 87% of CPOs surveyed in The Deloitte Global CPO Survey 2017 agree that the talent is the single greatest factor in driving procurement performance.
17 July 2019
In the previous part of the article, we described the theory of the Agile methodology when developing the procurement system. The following text refers primarily to the practical usage of Scrum methodology in the development of our platform. What benefits does the customer receive? Does he notice the difference? And above all, how much can he gain from it?
12 July 2019
Agile is a methodology that increasingly appears in the context of project management methods - especially in the IT industry. Why did it arise and where did it come from?
30 January 2019
Usually, I go straight to the point, but today I will start with a short story, because it made me to write this article. And for those who have not heard about P2P or heard but are willing to organize their knowledge, I decided to describe the entire P2P process and the measurable benefits it brings to the organization.
14 January 2019
30 August 2018
Only a few years ago 80% of companies used paper invoices. The next step in the evolution of invoices was introducing workflow systems for purchase invoices, then scanning and electronic archiving. Nowadays workflow systems for purchase invoices or OCRs are basic tools for each company.
2 August 2018
70% of CPOs who are working with NextBuy team claim that team effectiveness decreases radically due to administrative and operational issues. One of the main procurement challenges is simplifying buyers’ operational work. The thing is that it’s not an easy task as the processes in procurement teams are really complex, the number of the tasks is high and the buyers need to communicate with many parties in many cases.
19 July 2018
Suppliers aren’t responding, the phone is silent and the whole decision making process is much longer than usually? No feedback and response may really disturb the work of procurement teams or even make it impossible. Are you working in an international company and the holiday peak happens in different months? That definitely won’t make the situation better. But it doesn’t have to be wasted time. Buyers and procurement experts may take advantage of this time effectively and get ready for the next intense months. How?